LG 55EG910 vs LG 55UG870

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LG 55EG910
LG 55UG870

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Three USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the LG 55EG910 is three, but the LG 55UG870 only has two USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Two times thinner Edit
The LG 55EG910 has a thickness of 48.9mm, however the LG 55UG870 is a 98mm thick TV (49.1mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Lighter Edit
LG 55EG910 is 12.8kg heavy. That's 8.9kg lighter than the LG 55UG870 (21.7kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£645 cheaper
The LG 55EG910 is £645.02 cheaper than the LG 55UG870.
Available from 17 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More popular
The LG 55EG910 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 34482 by sales volume in our TVs, whereas the LG 55UG870 ranks No. 148366.
3 Reasons For
31% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UG870 is a 123kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh lower than the LG 55EG910 (123kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

23% cheaper to run
The LG 55UG870 is £39.83 cheaper to run than the LG 55EG910 over five years. Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UG870 is "A+", however the rating of the LG 55EG910 is "A".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
38kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55EG910 is a 161kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh higher than the LG 55UG870 (123kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

More expensive to run over five years by 29%
Over five years the LG 55EG910 costs £176.26 to run which is £39.83 more to run than the LG 55UG870. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The LG 55EG910 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the LG 55UG870 has a rating of "A+".
7 Reasons Against
Only two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The LG 55UG870 is a two USB 2.0 port TV, whereas the LG 55EG910 only has three USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Hugely thicker Edit
LG 55UG870 is 98mm thick, but the LG 55EG910 is a 48.9mm thick TV (49.1mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

42% heavier Edit
The LG 55UG870 is a 21.7kg heavy TV. That's 8.9kg heavier than the LG 55EG910 (21.7kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£645 more expensive
The LG 55UG870 is more expensive than the LG 55EG910 by £645.02.
Less retailers
Only 2 shops sells the LG 55UG870, whereas 19 sellers sell the LG 55EG910. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Six months older
The LG 55UG870 is older than the LG 55EG910 by six months.
Worse selling
The LG 55UG870 ranks No. 148366 by sales volume, however the LG 55EG910 ranks No. 34482.

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Average User Rating

Date Released

16 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 176.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 176.26
Purchase price £ 1,169.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,345.26
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 136.43
Purchase price £ 1,814.02
Total cost of ownership £ 1,950.45
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.87T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.87 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
22
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
3D Type
 Passive
 Passive
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Comb Filter
 3D
BEST
 3D
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
3D Technology
 FPR 3D
 FPR 3D
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
 2D-3D converter
Picture Mastering Index (PMI)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,000
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustment
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 16:9
Display Diagonal
139cm 139cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Timeshift Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift feature
Operating System Version
2.0 2.0
Operating System
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Sound Mode
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoder
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
AptX Audio Decoding
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AptX audio decoding

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2 2
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in Port
 PC Audio in port
 PC Audio in port
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
2
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDMI Port
3 3
Intel Wireless Display Technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
Consumer Electronics Control
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
WLAN-Ready Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WLAN-ready connection
Bluetooth Connection
 Bluetooth connection
 Bluetooth connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
 WiFi direct connection
Near Field Communication
 Near field communication
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Smart Mode
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Vivid
 Game
 Photo
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Vivid
 Game
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
 ECO mode

Performance

Video Format
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
Audio Format
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 RA-Lossless
 DTS
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 RA-Lossless
 DTS
Image Format
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
24p Playback
 24p playback
 24p playback
Digital Video Recorder
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital video recorder
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stored Teletext Page
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,000 pages
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 65%

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
110W 84W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
161kWh 123kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Input Voltage
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
48.9mm
BEST
98mm
Weight
12.8kg
BEST
21.7kg
Package Weight
20.4kg
BEST
29.7kg
Weight (with Stand)
15kg
BEST
24.2kg
Depth (with Stand)
208mm
BEST
236mm
Height (with Stand)
760mm
BEST
773mm
Width (with Stand)
1,228mm
BEST
1,241mm
Height
719mm 723mm
Width
1,225mm 1,241mm
Packaging Height
225mm
BEST
813mm
Packaging Depth
810mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
1,435mm 1,360mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Included 3D Glasses
 Included 3D glasses
 Included 3D glasses
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Glasses Included
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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